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MSNBC
Dec 3, 2013 12:00pm PST
for obama care so blame them for your troubles. as jonathan allen writes, if they aren't aware of the law's upside or can't remember it amid the problems with the rollout, democrats will be holding on to a anchor rather than a buoy which leads us back to the presidential pr pitch and peter alexander outside the white house. you just heard the president's speech. do you think the bully pulpit has lost its power at this point? >> reporter: a lot of people who paid attention to the last couple of months for this white house feel they've heard events not too dissimilar to this multiple times. this is the reboot, 3.0. the white house feels strongly this is the time it's going to work. the president made it pretty clear, krystal, you can make fun of me or kind of give me a hard time or website a hard time but you can't give this law a hard time. what was noticeable was the standing ovation when he said this law, affordable care act is not going to be repeal as long as i'm president and that got everybody on their feet, people who benefit from the law at this time. one of the real focuses is the
CSPAN
Dec 2, 2013 2:30pm EST
to people who have law degrees and up and exiting all the way to the supreme court for two decades. our goal if you want to have one base you want to learn about the supreme court, you will come to us, and we will give you link us to tony's articles, to pete's pieces on nbc, and we can be a public good about the supreme court. >> if you would, tell us about how this began. you venture off to create a blog. what was in your mind? >> it was started by accident, as many good things are. amy and i0 years ago, were sitting at our house, and i thought, hey, there is this thing called blogging about which you can start for free, and why don't we start one about the supreme court. the idea being we were practicing in front of the stream court, and my theory was that if we were to develop a web presence about the supreme court that people would look to us and say, gosh, these are the experts, we should hire them for our supreme court case. that was utterly wrong and terribly foolish. it turns out to be not true at all, but that was the idea. we, like so many people, started with that the cost of dist
CSPAN
Dec 5, 2013 6:00am EST
of this law. [applause] it's the measurable outcomes in reduced bankruptcies and reduced hours that have been lost because somebody couldn't make it to work, and healthier kids with better performance in schools, and young entrepreneurs who have the freedom to go out there and try a new idea -- those are the things that will ultimately reduce a major source of inequality and help ensure more americans get the start that they need to succeed in the future. i have acknowledged more than once that we didn't roll out parts of this law as well as we should have. but the law is already working in major ways that benefit millions of americans right now, even as we've begun to slow the rise in health care costs, which is good for family budgets, good for federal and state budgets, and good for the budgets of businesses small and large. so this law is going to work. and for the sake of our economic security, it needs to work. [applause] and as people in states as different as california and kentucky sign up every single day for health insurance, signing up in droves, they're proving they want that eco
MSNBC
Dec 2, 2013 12:00pm PST
though kentucky has a good website, she is still very weary of this law. her view is still obama care not going to help you win in kentucky. on the other hand in florida, you have charlie crist, now a democrat, running for governor there. he made one of his big issues the medicate expansion which is popular. florida has not allowed the medicaid expansion. and he thinks it's a winning issue with the democrats in florida. >> the website is working better but still underlying issues only just beginning to make head way like identity verification and enkolment data which is leaving some insurers and states like connecticut really uncomfortable and now looking for ways around the federal system, ways to enroll customers directly. this is how the new york times put it. some insurers have been inundated for calls for people who signed up for a health plan only to find the company has no record of it and others saying information was inaccurate or incomplete. this concern has only been building. insurers were alarmed on november 19th when the architect of the website said only 30 to 40% of th
FOX News
Dec 4, 2013 2:00am PST
american center for law and justice is still fighting for abideni's release. >> do you trust your insurance company to say how much money is owed. it is a glitch in the obamacare web site. this as the president insists the web site is working. elizabeth prann is following it all for us as she joins us live in washington with more. >> reports indicate the site doesn't have the ability to accept and transfer subsidies or funds to insurance companies. and in the interim the administration constructed another short term fix until the payment system is up and running flawlessly. customers will get an estimate cost of each plan. once the system is built the government and irnss can regr-- insurers can regroup and make the exact payment. it is raising eyebrows from critics. >> we passed a bill that is so complex and so contradictory he has a web site that is not functioning correctly. he thinks if he makes the right speeches he says the right words somehow it will change the perception. but here he runs up against the wall. >> the president this week stands firm by his signature piece of legislati
MSNBC
Dec 4, 2013 3:00am PST
care comes as the president will talk about the benefit of this health care law. yesterday, president obama defended the affordable care act and suggested if republicans have better ideas they should bring them to the stable. >> the bottom line is this law is working and will get started with the exchanges, with the marketplaces, so we're not going to walk away from it. if i've got to fight another three years to make sure this law works, then that's what i will do. i have always said, i will work with anybody to implement and improve this law effectively you got good ideas, bring them to me. let's go. but we're not repealing it as long as i'm president. i want to make that clear. >> you know, if what the president said is introduce. then that's a marked change since the first time the health care law went through. the republicans had scores of amendments that harry reid killed. never let him discuss it on the floor. never got a vote on the floor, so if the president now wants to work with republicans as well as democratsed on on this health care bill, who knows, maybe we can move for
FOX News
Dec 9, 2013 8:00am PST
the media. it is nearly a year since the deadly shooting at sandy hook elementary school and law enforcement officials and officials from the town are getting ahead of what will come. there is no public remembrance they say. they are asking media to stay clear of the town that suffered so freightly on december 14th last year. 20 young children and six educators were murdered that day on december 14th, 2012. this saturday, marks a year since that horrific event. as you can see the news conference is beginning. we'll monitor what the officials have to say and bring you any headlines moments from now. today's top headlines and brand new stories you will sear here first. jon: the obamacare website gets a makeover. new options are able if you're shopping. with deadline looming do the updates matter? >>> wild weekend weather across the u.s. and more is on the way. meteorologist maria molina on where people should be preparing now. >>> silicon valley versus washington. the nation's top tech companies teaming up to send a message to uncle sam. ease up on all snooping. it is all "happening now." jon:
FOX Business
Dec 4, 2013 4:00pm EST
be forced to taper before the end of the year? >> i don't think there is any chance. david: the law says you guys have to monitor unemployment and if an opponent continues to be good, i don't understand how they can justify without tapering. >> 's employment good? still over 7% unemployment. the other thing to remember is inflation people are worried inflation, every economic indicator regarding inflation has come out the last month weaker than expected. in a report earlier this week report was much better than expectations. the only proponent was prices paid. david: to your point, clearly there is a lot of uncertainty still out there among businesses. the fed beige book report talks about this in particular obamacare, contracts and many businesses voice voice concernsf future cost increases attributable to the affordable care act. businesses are worried about all these rates. >> as we will see the volcker rule, companies regulated, they don't even know what will be in the final rule yet. there may be restrictions on proprietary trading, hedges stronger or more strict than what people were e
CBS
Dec 2, 2013 12:00pm PST
spoken to investigators. a law enforcement source told cbs news, rockefeller informed first responders the brakes were not working properly. until the tracks are cleared and repaired, about 26,000 commuters are using shuttle buses and subways to get to work. 58-year-old james lovell is one of four passengers who lost his life sunday. the audio technician was heading to manhattan to prepare for th lighting of the rockefeller center christmas tree. several others were injured including this man who was treated and released from the hospital. >> there was a lot of smoke, dirt and gravel. i looked down and realized that my hand and arm was all blood. and then you have to start saying to yourself, whose blood is it? >> reporter: ntsb investigators say it could take up to a year to determine the cause of the crash. marlie hall for cbs news, the bronx, new york. >> officials say this accident could have been a lot worse if it happened on a weekday during the commute. the metro-north train was only about half full yesterday. >>> speed is a focus of the investigation into the crash that killed
FOX
Dec 2, 2013 5:00am PST
. it is working with law enforcement on ways to deal with this problem. >>> new this morning earthquakes here in the bay area two little ones in the southern edge of santa clara county. a magnitude 3.7 hit south of gilroy. it was downgraded from an initial 3.9. then about a half hour later there was a second one. a 2.5 in the same area. so far there is no word of any damages of injuries. >>> oakland police are serging for a suspect in a deadly overnight shooting. police say a man was shot outside around 10:00. it was the city of oakland's 84th homicide of the year and police are asking witnesses to come forward. >>> we have new information now about the man who was hit and killed by a car friday night near the dunn bar ton bridge. police say he was walking on the east bay side of the bridge when he was hit by a westbound car. investigators say alcohol was not a factor for the driver. it still isn't clear why he was walking along the bridge. >>> time is 5:07. the a-gender teenager that was set on fire along an oakland bus may be back in school as early as today. sasha fleischman came home on t
KRON
Dec 3, 2013 5:00pm PST
the law. and now the unions will hold their feet to the fire by taking them to court. kron 4's dan kerman has more on this latest chapter in the contract dispute. >> reporter:attorneys for barts? two largest unions have filed suit in alameda county superior court against bart and its board of directors for refusing to approve and implement a tentative contract agreement reached between unions and management back in october. unions say bart?s decision to remove a paid family medical leave provision before approving the contract is a violation of state law. >> reporter:bart maintains the family leave provision is too costly, should not have been in the contract in the first place and was a mistake. unions say that will not hold up in court as a justifiable cause. unions also addressed the possibility of going back on strike. >> one side the union employer has second thoughts or remorse to say where we did not agree on something as a way of getting out. as a result of required those employer signed the contract that they agreed to. >> we have not planned or scheduled a strike at that time. w
FOX News
Dec 5, 2013 8:00am PST
planning to sign up for insurance on the health care exchange. and young people are key to the law's success because they're the ones needed to offset the cost of insuring older, less healthy people.ç without them policy experts say obamacare and its numbers simply will not work. jonah goldberg is a fox news contributor and editor at large of "the national review" online. lynn sweet is washington bureau chief for the "chicago sun-times". i want to start with a look at a headline today from "the washington post". here's what it said. it said enrollment surges at u.s. online health care exchange. they're braggifg- jonah, about the fact that they got 56,000 people to sign up over three days in december. what do you think about those numbers, and what do you think about that headline? >> well, you know, any rise from zero or, essentially, zero is mathematically very large and can be called a surge. it doesn't mean that those numbers are actually hitting what they need to hit. they need 200,000 people to sign aeát with the number of cancellations that they've already had. moreover, w
Bloomberg
Dec 9, 2013 6:00pm EST
the white house and congress to reform surveillance laws. google and yahoo! and apple have joined forces. it shows the government has gained access to some of the secret servers. in an open letter, they called for the white house and congress to reform surveillance laws writing "we urge the u.s. to take the lead and make reform to ensure that surveillance efforts are restricted by law in proportion to the risk and transparent to subject of oversight." earlier we spoke to michelle richardson. a legislative council where she focuses on cybersecurity and government transparency. emily started by asking the letter was more of a political statement said the companies have cooperated in the past. >> what may have prompted the new movement as the recent revelations and the last month is that are not serving the companies with court orders but they are hacking into their systems overseas where our laws do not apply. it may have pushed him over the edge to get involved. who run theeople companies are powerful people -- mark zuckerberg, larry page. account for a large part of the united states eco
FOX Business
Dec 3, 2013 9:20am EST
shopping. what does that mean for the traditional law. and former paypal ceo bill harris, the man partly responsible for all of this, he's still with us. what's the mall of the future going to look like. >> i think the mall of the future we already have today. it's amazon, it's ebay. ebay for used, amazon for new. and upscale products. there are many products on-line. stuart: what happens to the physical mall. >> i think it's a slow, gradual and glorious sunset. stuart: my theory is if a couple of big name department chains go out, what replaces them? >> i don't think that you have anything that replaces the big department stores. i think what you have is smaller malls, more convenient to people and so you don't have to travel as far, without the necessity of the big anchor tents. stuart: so that's a real revolution? >> i think so. stuart: that's a sea change. this is the inflection point, this thanksgiving holiday weekend, this holiday period that we're now in, is this the moment of of the real sea change? >> well, it's tough to put a particular day, but, yes, i think this is-- this is
PBS
Dec 9, 2013 3:00pm PST
to the law there should be stronger executive oversight there needs to be enhanced review by the courts. and there needs to be a bit more transparency, certainly, so that we can all have the confidence in the public that we live in a safe country. but also one where we know enough about what the government is doing to be confident that people are striking the right balance. >> isn't it the case that the tech companies, though, have been providing data to the government? >> well, for many years, we have been responding to subpoenas, to warrants, to court orders. we, of course, know what we have been doing. but frankly, what really surprised people across the tech sector was at the end of october, "the washington post" reported that beyond these legal processes, there were government evidents to infect collect data. in this instance it was data moving between the data centers within yahoo! and within google. and that wasn't within the confines of any legal process that anybody was aware of. and that shent a shockwave throughout the industry. >> i've been reading today what some of the pri
ABC
Dec 9, 2013 6:00am PST
to look for the plane. >> a california law on dan collection will face a major test before a federal appeals court starting tomorrow. the law requires d.n.a. samples be taken from anyone arrested for a felony in california. voters passed the law in 2004 and the american civil liberties union sued saying it is unconstitutional law. the state claims it solves cold cases and supreme court upheld a similar law in maryland. >> oral arguments before the 9th circuit court of appeals in san francisco can be seen online live starting today. it is believed the first time a federal appellate court will broadcast live video of a proceeding. only cases deemed of "great importance," will be streamed live. >> new information on the deadly crash of an asiana flight 214 at sfo back in july. ahead of government public hearings tomorrow, sources say the national transportation safety board investigators will highlight overreliance on computers and the need adjust pilot training. they will reveal the pilots misunderstood exactly how the boeing 777 automatic feed control features functioned. three teen g
CNBC
Dec 3, 2013 9:00am EST
the state law that allowed that, call it basically a bald faced takeover of the city's finances and the city's democracy, but that he says is not necessarily an issue in the case. the issue is that of good faith bargaining. that's the key, that's coming up, and we're monitoring it. back to you. >> scott, we'll come back to you as the minutes unfold. >> it's a well known fact that december or at least the last week of december is on positive for equities. but what is ahead for ipos for the rest of the year. >> reporter: simon, 2013 has been a strong year for the ipo market. according to renaissance capital, 209 deals have price thundershower yepriced this year. from now to year end nine ipos are expected to price in december seeking $4.6 billion in total proceeds. this would put 2013 on track for the most ipos in six years. some of the notable companies expected to ipo this month include catch mark, timber trust, aeromark holdings and hilton world wide. hilton is expected to be the biggest ipo raising 2.2 to $2.4 billion, expected to go public under the sticker symbol hlt. there are plenty of
FOX Business
Dec 3, 2013 4:00pm EST
's troubles but launching a new p.r. campaign to rally public support for his new health care law. liz: rich edson live from the white house. rich, you saw the rollout. talk about it. >> well, liz, and david, the president says his law will not be repealed so long as he is president. this is the way the administration is trying to change the conversation from all the bad news they have had about obamacare, the botched rollout, people losing their health insurance and try to change it to the benefits of the program. in fact the administration says for the next three weeks the white house will be highlighting the benefits of obamacare, trying to drum up some coverage on the other side, some positive coverage. the president in an event here at the white house earlier today also addressed his republican critics saying if they have some better ideas on how to fix the affordable care act, he will consider them. >> if you ask many of the opponents of this law what exact think they would do differently, their answer seems to be, let's go back to the way things used to be. >> when you look at obamaca
FOX Business
Dec 4, 2013 11:00am EST
law trumps the state constitution that holds pensions. i would not like to see deep cuts or any cuts unless the whole thing is fair and equitable. it is a bankruptcy term. it does not mean it is fair. it is not fair to restructure a city on the back of a pension. it means there will be an equitable sharing of the pain. dagen: they are on the same line as the creditors, right? the bondholders. >> people who have invested money. they are concerned of compromising people who have invested money because they have to invest in the future. this is a very interesting and important decision. dagen: do you believe no new investments will come at the city once the restructuring is done? >> i think with this ruling estimate does not get overturn overturned, he is not going to stop the proceedings while the well billiard unions to appeal this. you have a lot of assets in detroit, the art collection, for example, somebody could come in and loan money even immediately or in the near future to collateralize by the art collection and give them some needed fuel. but the mismatch between finances and
PBS
Dec 9, 2013 2:30pm PST
from fiber on particular cables over southeast. >> what about the chance of a new law being passed? >> hard to know where this is going. the u.s. congress is not known for its efficiency. this has gotten the world's attention. i think the shape is early to tell, but i wouldn't be surprised to see some kind of act. >> doesn't the government have a case when it cease it needs all this information to protect national security. >> sure. if my job was to prevent titleist attacks, i want everything all over the world. the question is do we as citizens want information collected on us all the time or only in certain investigations. that is the rub. >> how do you draw the line? >> that is tough. they have a massive bulk take. >> how do you define the procedures behind the boston bombings. >> they didn't find them until after they started bombing. there are questions about how effective they are. perfect privacy might mean no security. >> whatever happens, the companies are going to carry on mining our data and sending it to companies? isn't the government after the same stuff? >> google ca
ABC
Dec 9, 2013 4:00pm PST
expected to reveal pilots misunderstood how the controls punks functioned. >> the law requires dna samples to be taken from all suspects arrested for felonies. american civil liberties union saying the law is un-constitutional. the state claims it helps solve cold cases the u.s. supreme court upheld a current law in maryland >> bob philner was sentenced to 90 days of house arrest and three years probation he faced a potential sentence of three years in prison. philner apologized to victims, family and citizens of san diego, serving only nine months as mayor. >> jury selection in a montana murder trial in which a young bride is accused of pushing her husband to his death just days after the wedding. abc7 news is following this case. >> reporter: did she murder her husband by pushing him off the edge? or was it an accident? that is what 12 jurors must decide the 22-year-old's murder trial gets underway inside of this court house. >> the prosecution, i think has a tough hurdle. she will get a preassumption of innocence. >> reporter: prosecutors claim just eight days after the wedding gram g
CBS
Dec 6, 2013 5:00am PST
with the law for spitting on the ground! now he is going to have to pay up big. >> plus, try giving a unique gift for christmas. how about some lego robots to a virtual gardener? a look at the season's hottest high-tech toys coming up. ,,,,,,,, ,,,, cold & flu season is back. before the first sneeze... help prevent with a spray. and use lysol hand soap... for 10x more protection with each wash. this season, help protect your family with lysol. start healthing >>> this looks fun. saturday 10 a.m. the ugly sweate 5 expected. run. who doesn't have a -- 5-k run. who doesn't have an ugly sweater? >> i don't! >> you have some ugly christmas ties! [ laughter ] >> stay tuned, a few for weeks. here's a live look outside. westbound 580 the delays are beginning to build especially through the livermore valley area where it is getting crowded. we'll have all your latest travel times a full "kcbs traffic report" coming up. >>> 5:52 now. a man who spit in public in minneapolis must pay a fine for a law he didn't know existed. he admitted he spit on a snow- covered sidewalk. a police officer cited him fo
CNBC
Dec 6, 2013 9:00am EST
, which was the public view portion of it, which is one of the last remaining law that you're not supposed to do. >> how would you argue it has changed the washington economy, for better i assume? >> currently we don't have retail stores. we'll have licensed shops and grows in about six months. so the economy hasn't greatly changed that much at this point. but it will. the state predicts we'll have at least $250 million coming in from tax revenues from this. so most of that is going to be going to health care and early learning, things like that. >> it will significantly change the economy in the next six months. >> you got the seahawks going for you and this. dress warm. >> exactly. >> thanks, ben. >> thank you. >> during the middle of that interview, somebody said with great authority when you're stoned, you don't feel the cold. i don't know if that helps at all. >> the u.s. economy added 203,000 jobs in the month of november. are we moving closer to the fed taper? chief economist jan hatzius is here after this quick break. [ music transitions to rock ] make it happen with the all-new fi
FOX News
Dec 2, 2013 8:00am PST
about the effect, unexpected effect of the law on her practice. >>> a helicopter crashing into a crowded pub. coming up a live report on this deadly accident. plus the latest on the cleanup effort ahead. jon: while much of the focus on obamacare has been on the glitched website and how the law affects folks signing up for insurance there has been little attention to how doctors and other health care provide remembers affected, especially those who might operate outside of any insurance network. for that perspective i'm joined by karina wu, a physical therapist who always has been an out of network practitioner. help our viewers understand what that means. you set your prices and insurance companies tell you how much they're going to reimburse, right? >> out of network provider is a health care practitioner that does not contract with an insurance company. so we are not capped by a reimbursement rate, like an in-network provider is. jon: if you were to do that, if you were an in-network provider for lots of insurance companies how does that affect your business? >> means we rely more on v
KRON
Dec 6, 2013 7:00am PST
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CSPAN
Dec 3, 2013 6:00pm EST
on the current status of pell. and the current law, it is that pell will be exposed to sequestration with the next academic year. that could result in a cut to pell as much as 7%. and from the advantage point of your national organization from the advantage point of your community ledge. what impact would have a reduction in pell some $2.5 billion. what impact would it have on the students you deal with every day? >> that really is a good question. what we expect is going to happen the student that is fully pell, with a zero efc, 7% reduction certainly is going to hurt them. it will pay for all of their classes but reduce the amount they have for books. the more troublesome students are getting a little bit of pell. kind of mid pell range or right on the cusp of pell. they will increase the borrowing in order to make up for the shortfall. >> thank you. >> it is exacerbates a regressive policy of pushing low-income students in to loans. that's the best case scenario. the worst case is they stop out or drop out entirely. the other issue with budget funding is it pushes up against deadl
FOX News
Dec 9, 2013 12:00pm PST
to prepare for the 2014 games. not a single woman in the video. that's still against the law. >>> 23 minute's the hour. lots of americans with modest incomes are facing higher deductibles under president obama's healthcare law, according to "the wall street journal," which cites a report from a company that compares health insurance plans. this report shows the average deductible for individuals under obamacare's lower priced bronze plan is more than $5,000 a year and also claims the average deductible for individual plans before much of the law went into effect was just about 3-1/2 thousand dollars. the deadline to apply for own kaz is two weeks away. we're learning a new feature that just went live at healthcare.gov. >> for the first time without an account or password you can see your deductible and all out of pocket costs on a screen that shows your premium, but just because the numbers are easy to fine doesn't mean they're easy on the bank account because the average deductible that pops up is 42% higher than it used to be. that's what the study fund looking at 34 states on the marketp
Bloomberg
Dec 5, 2013 7:00pm EST
, laws that segregated society and made colored south africans second-class citizens. byst, mandela was moved gandhi. more aggressive, so did he. as the head of the armed wing of led ational congress, he violent sabotage attacks and was arrested and tried in 1962. he would spend 27 years in jail that he was never forgotten. eventually, international and to sayl pressure led apartheid would be dismantled down the mandela would walk free. rather than seek richer view hising, he reached out to former oppressors trying to heal a divided nation. 1990 three, they shared the nobel peace prize. for fellow south africans and we want them to is crucial toh the contribution they have made towards a democratic party. >> he voted for the first time in 1994 with millions of his fellow black south africans. he became a statesman, an international icon. for south africa, he was a symbol of the country it wanted to be despite struggles with poverty, racism, and aids. free of any idea of any reasons or recrimination. >> many will remember him celebrating south africa's place on the world stage as the
KICU
Dec 4, 2013 4:00am PST
towards the benefits of the new law and away from the rocky rollout of the site. republicans continue a campaign against the affordable care act. house speaker boehner calling it a government-centered health care delivery system that is fundamentally flawed. the student loan industry will soon be closely watched by the consumer financial protection bureau. the watchdog agency will now have supervisory authority over non-bank companies.the agency already oversees student loans issued by banks but most student loans are serviced by companies.. the agency will ensure that loan servicers are complying with the laws. student loan debt in the u-s tops $1.2 trillion and as many as 7 million borrowers are in default. bp may catch a break from a federal appeals court. a ruling this week requires business owners seeking payouts from the 20-10 oil disaster in the gulf coast to prove that damage was directly caused by the spill. tens of thousands of gulf coast businesses filed claims. the oil giant has been suspicious of some claims and this week's ruling could save b-p hundreds of millions of
CNBC
Dec 3, 2013 3:00pm EST
think what will happen when you get to year end, a lot of muni funds will be pressured more, tax law selling -- >> lots. >> you'll do okay buying these funds at a discount. >> we won't necessarily see that pressure from the broader market, certainly. people maybe the last couple of years, any harvest, time is running out. >> there's still lots of things to harvest this year. lots of munis you can swap out of. munis are out. those are good places to swap into a different fund if you need to. take the loss, put it in your pocket if you don't need it and carry it forward. tax law accounting is huge in investing. >> we've been out of the muni market for the past 14 to 15 months when munis started getting back over 5% we've been a buyer. we've been aggressively buying municipal bonds. >> rob morgan any opinion on that before we go, quickly? >> absolutely. i think having a portfolio for individual investor tilted more toward short end and rising rate environment makes sense. i think detroit bankruptcy spells trouble more for retirees on pension plans more for than m
CNN
Dec 5, 2013 1:00pm PST
, whether they be law enforcement actions or actions government to government, some type of civil sanctions, et cetera, until that happens, this continues unfetered. >> very briefly, if you would, when he was cia director, leon panetta told me the one thing that kept him up at night were fears of a cyberattack. is this related at all to that? >> it is in that it really highlights the fragility of our infrastructure and the fact that nothing is really safe. what secretary panetta had said, mr. panetta had said regarding the infrastructure, is something we talked about for a long time both in and out of government, is the potential for adversaries to access electric power grid, water, sewer, transportation, communications, and look to have an impact on this country similar to the way they did by flying planes into buildings ten years ago, 11 years ago. there are adversaries who are looking to do that and this type of attack really just highlights the concern we should have about the fact that the infrastructure itself is insecure and we need to be taking stronger action to be much more vigila
CNN
Dec 7, 2013 2:00pm PST
benefits you get after the health care law. open enrollment ends december 7th. so now's the time. visit medicare.gov or call 1-800-medicare >>> well, the white house has backed away from a reported statement made two years ago that president obama had never met an uncle who lives near boston. well, it turns out that the president not only knew him, he once lived with him. why so much confusion? cnn's brian todd has more. >> reporter: he's a 69-year-old man who works at a liquor store near boston and he's now caught up in the president's latest political migraine. the man's name, onyango obama, also called omar, the president's uncle. "the boston globe" previously cited the white house as saying the president and hess uncle had never met, but the white house press secretary now says this -- >> the president said that he, in fact, had met omar obama when he moved to cambridge for law school and that he stayed with him for a brief period of time until his -- the president's apartment was ready. >> reporter: in recent days the uncle said that barack obama stayed with him for three weeks in
FOX Business
Dec 2, 2013 9:20am EST
house, goes through the window, the first time something goes wrong, the public will say we need a law, we need to have rules on this. stuart: you are right. since world war ii changed the public's attitude about the government, we now naturally look to the government for safety and security and the resolution of disputes even disputes we had better resolved ourselves to more efficiently done with competition. but it is a natural inclination to want to go to the government for this so it probably will come. which would be a better way to resolve this, government or some other system. -@stuart: so we're going to get rules. stuart: private enterprises better at everything. stuart: i was sitting in my backyard and i see this drone hovering around, so i fire up my shotgun and blow it out of the skies. can i do that? >> absolutely. if it is over your property and invading your property, absolutely. you don't know if it has a bomb, or worse yet, a camera on it. you don't know what evils that device can bring on your property to which you have not consented. just as you can use force to stop
FOX News
Dec 3, 2013 12:00am PST
. >> here is my theory on what caused this, all of this distrust, slasher films. slasher films, law and order. in every law and order episode it is never the criminal that commits the crime, it is the nice person. it is the friendly mechanic. it is the fatherly teacher. he is the killer. slasher films, it is like everybody gets knocked off at once. we are inundated by a lot of crime that never happens. i thought you didn't like this topic. >> it hit me where it comes from. trust starts as a little kid. what if your mom is taking you to see your dad you haven't seen in two weeks. she puts you on the bus and -- hey i get to go see dad. takes her to new york. and then here comes dad and then here comes the detectives and they arrest dad. mom uses the kids to set up dad. that's where the trust all falls -- thanks, mom. thanks, mom and dad. you were using me as a pawn during your divorce. that's the trust problem. >> in the poll 84% of the people say that is the reason they don't trust people. >> they saw their father getting arrested. >> but the mother set him up. >> have i to go. i hav
ABC
Dec 5, 2013 6:00am PST
in stockton. multiple law enforcement agencies are on the scene of a shooting for a man wanted in an attempted homicide. the suspect was shot and killed by an officer after he refused to put down a knife. this started as a chase on interstate five in stockton. >> we got to the freeway and the suspect's vehicle was disabled and he calm out yielding a knife and an officer fired the weapon, striking the suspect one time. the suspect was transported to a hospital where he died from the injuries. >> the suspect was wanted on domestic violence charges. part of southbound interstate 50 is now closed. >> in benicia officials are investigating the cause of an early morning house fire that sent an elderly couple to the hospital at 2:00 a.m. at the home. a newspaper delivery person smelled smoke and called the fire department. the couple and a dog were pulled from the home safely and taken to the hospital in serious condition. thing do is okay. >> the red cross has been called to an apartment fire in san lenadro where fire has displaced 50 people. it break out an hour ago and officials say an electrical
FOX
Dec 2, 2013 12:00pm PST
leave. bank of america said it knows about the scam and is working with law enforcement on ways to deal with that problem. >>> new details now on the death of fast and furious actor paul walker. according to tmz, walker's porsche carrera gt had a mechanical failure, possibly a steering fluid leak. according to an auto shop co- owned by walker, there was a fluid trail before the skid marks at the scene and the skid marks were in a straight line, indicating the driver didn't have steering control. the car slammed into a light pole and burst into flames on saturday and in santa clarita. walker was in the area for a charity event for victims of typhoon haiyan. >> he dropped everything he could and would do everything that he could do, to help. whether it's raise money for organizations, you know, get toys, find clothing, or anything else. >> investigators said speed was a factor in the crash and that walker's porsche may have been racing another car. >>> a san carlos gas pipeline under scrutiny for safety concerns is back in service. pg&e said the line runs below the normal pressure for a g
CNN
Dec 9, 2013 9:00am PST
. the challenge for these companies, they are required by law to help the nsa do surveillance. what edward snowden exposed over the last few months is several programs that allow the nsa to access vast amounts of private information. the nsa says it is to prevent terrorism. but often that data is being collected on people who don't have any connection to terrorism. and that's the reason why you see these companies asking the government to change the law so the companies can in fact protect their customers' privacy. here's what they had to say in their letter they sent out today. the balance in many countries has tipped too far in faf of the state. and away from the rights of the individual. rights that are enshrined in our constitution. this undermines the freedoms we all cherish. it's time for change. >> and evan, talk specifically about klein because we know a lot of drops in sales have happened in china even though the economy there grew 8% in the third quarter. how does this impact the u.s. economy, as well? >> that's right. these are some of the most important companies to the u.s. economy. a
CBS
Dec 6, 2013 6:00am PST
to start saying good-bye to the stick. coming up, some extra precautions law enforcement is taking for the "gamedday" over the weekend. >> and the market just opened up about 10 minutes ago. let's check the early numbers here. so far looking good. a lot better than yesterday. coming up, we get an update from kcbs radio's financial reporter jason brooks. ment. ,, yes you did. yes you did. no i didn't. no i didn't. did not. yes you did. [ male announcer ] find some peace this holiday. get an 8 piece meal, any recipe, with a dozen cookies baked in-restaurant. the kfc festive feast. that's a lot for just $19.99! today tastes so good. apparently pleased with this morning's report from the lr department. unemployment is down to a f year low. re now is kcbs radio >>> wall street is apparently pleased with this morning's report from the labor department. some good news unemployment down to a five-year low. here now to chat kcbs radio's financial reporter jason brooks. >> reporter: good morning. hopefully we'll book some nice gains for the stock market today. it's been a rough week. but
NBC
Dec 9, 2013 4:30am PST
surveillance laws. we turn to mary thompson live at cnbc world headquarters. good morning. >> good morning to you. we're taking a look at the futures, higher as the markets come off of friday's jobs report rally and following data released from china. on friday the dow jumping 200 points to close at 16,020. the nasdaq rising 30 at 4,063. despite friday's rally though, they snapped their winning streak with both closing slightly negative. investors willis tune comments from federal reserve officials speaking on the economy. u.s. airways and american airlines are closing their nearly $18 billion merger today, this will create the largest airline. on saturday supreme court justice ruth baders ginsburg. passengers will notice many visible changes to the jets or frequent flyer programs until next year. a group of tech companies calling on president obama and congress to impose strict limits on surveillance. the group which includes google, microsoft, yahoo! and twitter have written a letter calling for an end to mass collection of user information like e-mail and contact lists. the move comes i
FOX
Dec 2, 2013 5:00pm PST
customers. law enforcements say it is shoulder surfing because they get their pin by looking over their shoulder. bank of america is working on ways to deal with the problem. >>> two men in a daring carjacking incident. two men asked to test drive a car and then pushed the salesman out of the way and jumped into the car and sped off. >>> google's sparge slated to become a floating retail store according it a report. we have new video of the construction project that treasure island. it created lot of questions when it began. now we are learning they plan to build two more barges. the hope is to dog all three in san francisco, los angeles and new york. each would be used to display google products. >>> art going high tech in san francisco. how one artist is using his ipad as a canvas and you can see it. >> business owners are being forced out. how a construction project at a shopping mall is causing problems before it begins. >> first new information about the car crash that killed paul walker. and word on the future of the franchise movie series that made him famous. >>> bomb scar
Bloomberg
Dec 6, 2013 3:00pm EST
there -- >> it should be private. we have these massive hipaa agreements. right? laws. that also retard everything you try to do. our phone calls were private and it turns out they weren't either. being tune of 5 billion tracked every day. >> did you think the n.s.a. wasn't tapping your phone? tapping myey're genetic data. >> i've known ever since the and gene hackman movie that the n.s.a. was listening to everything. state."f the >> you're ok with it? >> you just know it's happening. that's what the n.s.a. is supposed to do, covert separations that we don't expect but know are happening. that's the n.s.a. take on get your first monday. here's a look at what's next on ."treet smart >> grading the jobs report. the former chairman of economic advisors, ed lazear and new jersey congressman scott garrett deliver washington's review of report.oyment >> america is getting back to work. today's job report shows u.s. unemployment is down to a impressiveow, an milestone for sure. but our next guest says we are not out of the woods yet. seven-year target on our recovery. and he might know. chairman ofmer econom
Bloomberg
Dec 9, 2013 6:00am EST
law. we will have several members on capitol hill and this is one of the questions they will have to answer. rollout, theo the website is operating better. they will make this point over and over. >> lawmakers actually have a deadline of their own to sign up for the affordable care act. how is that going? >> there is actually a different website. technically, they are members of a small business. that is the congress of the united states. they are operating off of the d.c. exchange. the deadline is december 23. december 9 is the deadline for members of congress understaffed to sign up for individual plans. they want to be forced to eat their own cooking. many are signing up. many are finding that they are having problems. they're also getting sticker shock themselves. the speaker of the house complained about his premium ebeling. >> to know what the deductibles will be for a senator from west virginia? >> i can tell you that john boehner selectable is going to be $1000. that has gone up. he is a 64-year-old smoker with a stressful job. ,f you are on a family plan also your age --
FOX Business
Dec 4, 2013 9:20am EST
of the web site serious concern. million additional plans canceled next year by employers. the law's supporters said it is aoki, the plan on the exchange cost less too. joining us is one of the architects of obamacare, easy keel emanual, doctor, thanks for coming by. you really enjoy his. >> tell the truth to your viewers. stuart: you got 15 minutes on msnbc. how long will you get here? >> not enough time. stuart: i want you to look into that camera and tell our viewers that if they enroll in obamacare all their personal information is absolutely secure and you will vouch for that security? >> i am not talking about the confidentiality issue. what we discussed is whether obamacare will enroll enough people and is going to be -- stuart: you are going out there, urging people to enroll in obamacare and you won't tell our viewers who you are urging to enroll, if it is safe? you won't give that commitment? >> that is not why we are here. we are here to talk about health insurance and millions of people who have gotten health coverage at a better deal who were excluded. let's remind yo
ABC
Dec 4, 2013 1:40am PST
of the law a few times. not enough to be labelled a feathered fugitive. >> he keeps us on our toes. it's good training for my guys. we have some intel on him. i think we have it under control. >> reporter: from cresskill, sara wallace, channel 7 eyewitness news. >> fast. >> bad turkey. >> john is like why don't they catch the thing already? they can run at speeds of 25 miles an hour. >> check it out. >> is that the same turkey or the turkey you had for thanksgiving? >> that is my pet turkey. >> does your pet turkey have a name? >> tom. >> tom the turkey. another allitera >> good morning. i'm john muller. >> and i'm diana perez. here are some of the top headlines we're following on "world news now" -- >>> the western half of the country is locked in a bitter polar blast that is threatening citrus crops and burying roads under two feet of snow and it's not going away any time soon. we will get the latest from accu-weather in just a moment. >>> the engineer of the derailed train zoned out just before the crash according to those close to him. they say by the tim
ABC
Dec 5, 2013 5:00am PST
the age of 45 it drops to 51 percent. the poll is encouraging news for the president's health care law which is thought to have low and for young people. >> today we learn the name of the new sponsor for uc berkeley memorial stadium which will announce a 15 year naming rights deal for field sponsorship. the university says that the deal is with a nontraditional corporate sponsor with ties to cal. officials say this will not affect the traditional memorial stadium name. >> this afternoon, we will know who will serve up the food at the new 49ers stadium in santa clara. the 49ers are holding a news conference to announce a partnership at levee -- at levi stadium with a culinary all star. they posted a brief video of a sign being hoisted on the new home. the 49s will play at levi stadium starting next season. >> this is football weather, i guess, in some places. >> in buffalo. >> good morning. we are dropping into the 20's with records shattered already in the north bay. the mild spot is san francisco at 42. 34, freezing, at of what half and below freezing for fremont, hose, los gatos, san
NBC
Dec 2, 2013 7:00am PST
miles per hour but many witnesses reported it was going much too fast. the engineer told law enforcement his brakes malfunctioned. coming into the spuyten duyvil station the trains make this dramatic 90-degree left-hand turn, but in this case they went off the tracks and toward the harlem river. since speed was a factor, the question is why. >> safety is job one and if there is a lesson to learn from this tragedy, we want to make sure that we learn it. so we're probably most eager to hear the results of the ntsb investigation. >> reporter: this is a busy train line. 50,000 people take the hudson line into and out of manhattan every single day and this morning you might imagine there's significant delays and you might want to plan an extra hour to 90 minutes if you're coming in to work today. in some cases they're on shuttle buses. standard procedure, the crew given drug and alcohol testing. they're also going to check and see how much sleep the crew had just before this accident. the night before. and is there any evidence that they were distracted? texting while operating the vehicle, a
FOX Business
Dec 9, 2013 4:00pm EST
and members of congress to action saying they quote, strongly believe current laws an practices about surveillance need to be changed. aol, apple, facebook, google, linkedin, microsoft, twitter and yahoo! created reform government surveillance coalition and said in open joint letter we understand that governments have the duty to protect our citizens but this summer's revelations highlight urgent need to reform government surveillance practices worldwide. the letter says the balance in many countries tipped too far in favor of the state and away from the rights of the individual, rights enshrined in our constitution. this undermines the freedoms we all cherish. ceos including twitter's, marisa mayer off yahoo!, facebook mark zuckerberg and ceo of google larry page put forth five goals. they're calling on government to limit surveillance to specific users, not to collect data in bulk. they say the company has the right to publish what the government is demanding from them, how much is asked for and how often it is being asked of it. the change comes at the same time reports that americ
FOX News
Dec 7, 2013 3:00pm PST
in the senate. >> if the president won't scrap this law, isn't it time for him to delay it for all americans before it does further harm? >> reporter: federal officials are now urging people to stop using paper applications in fear they won't be processed by the december 23rd deadline for health insurance coverage starting january 1st. arthel, bag to you. >> elizabeth prann, thank you. >> defense secretary chuck hagel making a surprise visit to afghanistan today where he says he received assurances from that country's defense minister that a stalled security agreement with the united states will be signed in, quote, a very timely manner. but in a highly unusual move, the secretary chose not to meet with president hamid karzai who is the one holding up the pact that would keep thousands of u.s. and nato forces in afghanistan after 2014 for training and counterterrorism missions. >> president obama and secretary of state john kerry discussing middle east policy at a washington forum today. the president addressing a wide range of issues including strained relation, with israel, the peace proce
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